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Description : Film contains footage of a man and a woman doing acrobalance, two men throwing a young girl, men throwing women, men and young boys doing acrobalance, various shots of people on the beach, three men and a woman practicing acrobalance in an outdoor circus/fair grounds, and people posing with an elephant. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Collection Guide : Russell M. Saunders film collection Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law...
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Description : Film contains footage of posing, acrobalance and acrobatics, rings, flips and men throwing a woman at a pool; a beauty contest (Miss Muscle Beach); and men, a young boy and a young girl doing acrobalance and teeterboard. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Collection Guide : Russell M. Saunders film collection Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or...
Topics: californialightandsound, Santa Monica (Calif.), Amateur films, Saunders, Russell M. (Russell...
Note : Some sections are warped and go in and out of focus due to deterioration of original film. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Collection Guide : Allan Hancock Foundation Archive Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of...
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Description : From Richard Nixon's first presidential campaign. Additional Description : Note on original label: Words by - Olivia Hoffman Music by - George Stork, Clarence Fuhrman. Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of...
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Source: 1 Disc of 1: LP Record (45)
Description : Discussion of the Webster Commission findings between William Webster and Hubert Williams. After the Rodney King trial and subsequent riots, Hubert Williams was appointed as deputy special advisor to the L.A. Police Commission in the evaluation of the police response to the civil disorder in that city in 1992. Former FBI and CIA director William Webster served as special advisor. Webster and Williams led a team of over 100 volunteer attorneys in the production of a report...
Topics: californialightandsound, African Americans--Crimes against--California--Los Angeles, Los Angeles...
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Description : Videotape of Reverend Allan Hunter, former pastor of Mt. Hollywood Congregational Church. Three segments taped in 1981. Contents note: Worship Service; Prayer Retreat; Interview. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 inch videotape Collection Guide : Allan A. Hunter papers Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions,...
Topics: californialightandsound, Pacifists--United States--Archival resources, Churches--United States,...
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Note : Audio levels are low, as on original recording. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 inch videotape Collection Guide : USC Thornton School of Music records Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research....
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Note : Tone at beginning. Program begins at 00:00:32. Series Title : Backstage L.A. Description : Backstage LA and Backstage California were weekly radio programs of in-depth interviews between artists of all disciplines, scholars, critics, and others exploring issues in the arts and humanities. In this show, director Peter Sellars discusses his production of Aeschylus' "The Persians" at the Mark Taper Forum with Gordon Davidson, artistic director of the Forum. Collection : Sheila...
Topics: californialightandsound, Interview, Los Angeles (Calif.)
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
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Additional Title : USC Composition Forum at ASI Description : The Composition Forum (also referred to as the Composers Forum) was a regularly scheduled event that featured prominent guest composers and performers. Collection Guide : USC Thornton School of Music records Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and...
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Note : Program ends abruptly. Description : Andre Rainer was one of the participants in a video-recording project coordinated by documentarians Maxi Cohen and Wendy Apple. In the aftermath of the 1992 L.A. riots, Korean-Americans, Latinos, African-Americans and Caucasians living and working in the areas most affected by the L.A. Riots, told their stories using Hi-8 video cameras. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 3/4 inch videotape Collection : South Central L.A.: Inside Voices records Rights : Public...
Topics: californialightandsound, Los Angeles (Calif.)--Race relations, Los Angeles (Calif.), Watts (Los...
Additional Title : Milner home movies Description : 3 reels of film, part of the Milner family's travel and home movies. The Nixon rally in California took place when he was running for President against John F. Kennedy. Source : 3 Reels of 3: Film: 16mm Collection Guide : Milner family films, papers and photographs Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or...
Topics: californialightandsound, California, Southern--History, Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous),...
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Note : Audio levels are low as on original recording. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 inch videotape Collection Guide : USC Thornton School of Music records Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research....
Topics: californialightandsound, Music--Competitions--California--Los Angeles, Mancini, Henry, USC Symphony...
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Description : The Composition Forum (also referred to as the Composers Forum) was a regularly scheduled event that featured prominent guest composers and performers. Collection Guide : MUSC Thornton School of Music records Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks....
Topics: californialightandsound, Music--Competitions--California--Los Angeles, Schifrin, Lalo, USC Symphony...
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Note : High contrast images and several dark shots as in original film. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Collection Guide : Milner family films, papers and photographs Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and...
Topics: californialightandsound, home movie, California, Eastern, California, Northern
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Description : Francisco Leon was one of the participants in a video-recording project coordinated by documentarians Maxi Cohen and Wendy Apple. In the aftermath of the 1992 L.A. riots, Korean-Americans, Latinos, African-Americans, and Caucasians living and working in the areas most affected by the L.A. Riots, told their stories using Hi-8 video cameras. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 3/4 inch videotape Collection : South Central L.A.: Inside Voices records Rights : Public domain. No restrictions on use....
Topics: californialightandsound, Riots--California--Los Angeles, Los Angeles (Calif.)--Race relations, Los...
Note : Content ends abruptly. Description : The first Westerners Corral was established in Chicago in 1944 with the aim of promoting the study and understanding of Western history. Soon, corrals were springing up all over the United States -- and even internationally -- with the Los Angeles Corral being established in 1946 by oil executive Homer Britzman -- who was also elected founding Sheriff. The last remaining founding member, Glen Dawson, was one of the L.A. Corral's early Sheriffs and was...
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Description : Peter Shneidre, born in 1950, grew up in Claremont, California, and moved to Los Angeles to attend UCLA in the 1970s. Shneidre began the influential small press, Illuminati Press. Between 1985 and 1987, Shneidre published three issues of his journal Nude Erections, which presented mild eroticism and disquisitions on love. Collection Guide : Peter Shneidre papers Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition,...
Topics: californialightandsound, American poetry--20th century, Poets, American--20th century, Shneidre,...
Source: 1 Tapes of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 inch videotape Collection Guide : Los Angeles Webster Commission records Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright...
Topics: californialightandsound, Los Angeles (Calif.)--History, Police brutality--California--Los Angeles,...
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Description : Audio cassette tape of the annual First Century Families luncheon held in 1976, the theme of which was "Los Angeles, Our Social Yesterdays." Mrs. Conchita Raysbrook was Mistress of Ceremonies. Speakers included Mrs. Neil Shambaugh on "George Zobelein, Early Los Angeles Brewer;" Suzanne Guasti on "Secondo Guasti, Pioneer of the Wine Industry of Southern California;" and Thomas Ingersoll on "Belles, Bals, and Bachelors." The presentations on...
Topics: californialightandsound, Los Angeles (Calif.), Historical societies--California--Los...
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Note : There is no recording for 24 seconds from 01:58:16 to 01:58:40. Description : Dinner and Program celebrating the life of American playwright and theatre director, Moss Hart (1904-1961). Tributes were performed by Julie Andrews, Jack Lemmon, Danny Kaye, Truman Capote, Kirk Douglas, Gregory Peck, Debbie Reynolds, and many others. Collection : Friends of the USC Libraries collection Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.)....
Topics: californialightandsound, Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)--Anecdotes, University of Southern...
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Note : Machine noise and background noise. Description : Kennedy-McCarthy debate held in California during the 1968 presidential election. Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
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Description : The First Century Families is an organization with membership made up of descendants of Los Angelenos who arrived in the city during its first one hundred years (1781-1881). Additional Description : Notes on original container: October, 1952 -- On The Trail: Mr. Arthur Woodward; Mr. Thomas Workman Temple; Mr. W. W. Robinson; Mrs. Mabel Hazard Fulsom; Mrs. Frances Sullivan; Mrs. W. W. Orcutt. Collection Guide : First Century Families records Rights : Copyright status unknown. This...
Topics: californialightandsound, Los Angeles (Calif.)--Genealogy, First Century Families of California (Los...
Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Description : Combined forums at Schoenberg. Guest: Nicolas Slonimsky (at 95). Coordinator: Dr. Anthony Vazzana; recording by Steve Markham. Collection Guide : USC Thornton School of Music records Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for...
Topics: californialightandsound, 20th century classical, Music--Competitions--California--Los Angeles,...
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Collection Guide : Allan Hancock Foundation Archive Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright beyond that...
Topics: californialightandsound, Marine biology
Description : The Composition Forum (also referred to as the Composers Forum) was a regularly scheduled event that featured prominent guest composers and performers. Collection Guide : USC Thornton School of Music records Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This...
Topics: californialightandsound, Music--Competitions--California--Los Angeles, Graves, Mel, 1946-, Kronos...
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
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Series Title : First Century Families Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Note : Part 1 is silent from 00:27:10 - 00:27:26. In part 2, the piano comes in very loud for a couple seconds at 00:00:29 Description : Performed & Recorded at U. of Calif., Berkeley. Playlist, reel 1:"Fantasy for Violincello and Piano" by Rodger Vaughan, "Sonata for Two Pianos" by Shirley Munger, "Duo for Two Trumpets" by Herbert Bielawa, and "Theme and 14 Variations" by Frederick Lesemann, reel 2: "Fantasy for Piano" by Donald Aird,...
Topics: californialightandsound, 20th century classical, Composers, Classical music, University of...
Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/4 inch audio tape
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Note : Tone in beginning. Program begins at 00:00:37 Series Title : Backstage L.A. Description : "Backstage LA" and "Backstage California" were weekly radio programs of in-depth interviews between artists of all disciplines, scholars, critics, and others exploring issues in the arts and humanities. In this show, Dorothy Crawford hosts a Tribute to Roger Wagner, who had died several weeks earlier. Robert Wagner was a conductor who became a preeminent choral music figure...
Topics: californialightandsound, Musicians--Biography, Wagner, Robert, 1915-2008, Interview, Los Angeles...
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
Note : Tape includes three campaign promo songs. Additional Title : promo for Nixon Additional Description : Note on original label: Lionel Hampton (unedited) versions Call Number : HGK 190.7 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for...
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Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of...
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Description : The tape is a recording of the second day of a two-day conference in 1967 in which Kendall O. Price and other members of the faculty of the (USC) School of Public Administration participated, calling it "The McCone Report Revisited"-- later changed to "The Critique of the Governor's Commission on the Los Angeles Riots." Collection Guide : Kendall O. Price Los Angeles Riots records Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S....
Topics: californialightandsound, Civil rights--1960-1970, Riots--California--Los Angeles, Speeches, Los...
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Note : Part 1: Silence from 00:36:10 - 00:39:05, then again from 00:39:56 - 00:41:03 as in original recording. Additional Title : Odissea Description : Composition Forum: Performance on Dr. Anthony Vazzana's Odissea. USC Symphony, Daniel Lewis, conductor. Concert: KUSC-FM/ Forum: Steve Markham. Collection Guide : USC Thornton School of Music records Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be...
Topics: californialightandsound, 20th century classical, Music--Competitions--California--Los Angeles,...
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
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Note : Audio level varies throughout program. Series Title : First Century Families Additional Title : Los Angeles Centennial Description : The Stoneman Family - Dr. George B. Stoneman; The Higuera-Olvera-Coronel Families - Judge Alan Campbell; The Wolfskill-Anderson Families - Mr. Peter Wolfskill Anderson; The Taix-Viole-de Groot Families - Dr. Ynez Viole O'Neill; The Gephard-Meyler-Pendleton-Jones Families - Mr. James Albert Meyler; The Thom Family - Mrs. Rowena Thom Rathbone; The McGarry...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
Collection Guide : Peter Shneidre papers Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written...
Topics: californialightandsound, American poetry--20th century, Poets, American--20th century, Braverman,...
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Additional Title : USC Composition Forum at ASI Description : David Raksin on his classic 1940s film score "Laura." Collection Guide : USC Thornton School of Music records Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of...
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Note : Program ends abruptly. Description : Michael Woo was the City Council leader in a fight to oust Police Chief Daryl Gates in the wake of the beating of Rodney G. King by police officers. Woo left his council seat in 1993 to run for mayor that year against Richard Riordan, who won in a victory marked by "deep racial divisions." In the wake of the 1992 Los Angeles riots, Woo and Bill Clinton, who was running for President, endorsed one another's candidacies. Riordan garnered 54...
Topics: californialightandsound, African Americans--Relations with Korean Americans, Los Angeles...
Additional Title : USC Composition Forum at ASI Description : The Composition Forum (also referred to as the Composers Forum) was a regularly scheduled event that featured prominent guest composers and performers. Collection Guide : USC Thornton School of Music records Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and...
Topics: californialightandsound, Music--Competitions--California--Los Angeles, Rosenman, Leonard, USC...
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Note : Recording ends around 10:55, then silence, then approximately 3 minutes of music from 00:12:00 to end. Additional Title : Bug Death Collection Guide : Peter Shneidre papers Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of...
Topics: californialightandsound, American poetry--20th century, Poets, American--20th century, Nettelbeck,...
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Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 inch videotape Collection Guide : USC Thornton School of Music records Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright...
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Description : Videotape of Reverend Allan Hunter, former pastor of Mt. Hollywood Congregational Church. Three segments taped in 1981. Contents note: Worship Service; Prayer Retreat; Interview. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 inch videotape Collection Guide : USC Thornton School of Music records Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor...
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Note : Audio levels are a bit low as on original recording. Audio begins several seconds before video. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 inch videotape Collection Guide : USC Thornton School of Music records Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible...
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Description : The First Century Families is an organization with membership made up of descendants of Los Angelenos who arrived in the city during its first one hundred years (1781-1881). Collection Guide : First Century Families records Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and...
Topics: californialightandsound, Los Angeles (Calif.)--Genealogy, First Century Families of California (Los...
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Note : Content ends at 01:35 with radio ads to the end. Collection Guide : Herbert G. Klein papers Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright...
Topics: californialightandsound, Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994, Political...
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Additional Title : USC Composition Forum at ASI Description : The Composition Forum (also referred to as the Composers Forum) was a regularly scheduled event that featured prominent guest composers and performers. Collection Guide : USC Thornton School of Music records Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and...
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Note : Program recorded at very high level resulting in distortion. Additional Title : Note on original label: Mr. McNeil - Introductions Dr. Dumke - The Story of Rancho San Vicente y Santa Monica Mr. Bernard - Francisco Xavier Sepulveda Family in Southern California Mre. Lokrantz - Maria Arcadia Bandini Series Title : First Century Families Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted...
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Description : The Composition Forum (also referred to as the Composers Forum) was a regularly scheduled event that featured prominent guest composers and performers. Collection Guide : Midnight Mission and Tom and Mary Liddecoat papers Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and...
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Series Title : First Century Families Description : First Century Families members are descendants of pioneer families, those who came to Southern California before or during the first century of the existence of the city of Los Angeles--between 1781 and 1881. For the past 80 or so years, they have been holding annual luncheons featuring a keynote speaker who presents a topic pertinent to the history of California, particularly southern California. Additional Description : Additional Speakers...
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Description : The first Westerners Corral was established in Chicago in 1944 with the aim of promoting the study and understanding of Western history. Soon, corrals were springing up all over the United States -- and even internationally -- with the Los Angeles Corral being established in 1946 by oil executive Homer Britzman -- who was also elected founding Sheriff. The last remaining founding member, Glen Dawson, was one of the L.A. Corral's early Sheriffs and was a well-known rock climber,...
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Description : Tom 'Brother Tom' Liddecoat (1874-1942) owned a lucrative packing firm in turn of the century Los Angeles. In 1914, he turned away from this business and began a mission to help the poor and the homeless on LA's streets. This became the Midnight Mission. Liddicoat and his daughter Mary ran the Mission until shortly before his death. Collection Guide : Midnight Mission and Tom and Mary Liddecoat papers Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S....
Topics: californialightandsound, Social service--California--Los Angeles, Los Angeles (Calif.)--Social...
Source: 1 Disc of Disc: LP Record (45)
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Note : Audio levels are low as on original recording. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 inch videotape Collection Guide : USC Thornton School of Music records Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research....
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Note : Left channel was recorded at a lower level than right. Additional Title : Note on original container: Dr. Glen S. Dumke Mrs. Edwin L. Burger Mr. Jaime del Valle Series Title : First Century Families Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Note : Tone at beginning. Program begins at 00:00:38. Series Title : Backstage California Description : Backstage LA and Backstage California were weekly radio programs of in-depth interviews between artists of all disciplines, scholars, critics, and others exploring issues in the arts and humanities. In this show, President Steven Lavine hosts a show celebrating the California Institute of the Arts' 25th Anniversary. Collection : Sheila Tepper collection of arts interviews Rights : Copyright...
Topics: californialightandsound, interview, Los Angeles County (Calif.)
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
Note : In part 4, the sound drops extremely low from 00:18:00 - 00:18:18. Description : Three audiotapes of a press conference held on May 8, 1991 regarding the L.A.P.D.'s use of force in the beating of Rodney King. Collection Guide : The Independent Commission of the Los Angeles Police Department records Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase...
Topics: californialightandsound, African Americans--Crimes against--California--Los Angeles, Los Angeles...
Source: 3 Tapes of 3: 1/8 inch audio cassette
University of Southern California, USC Libraries, Special Collections
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Additional Title : USC Composers Forum at ASI Description : Robert Linn's Piano Concerto no.2; Performance by Daniel Lewis & USC Symphony, John Perry. Additional Description : Note on original container: In order not to break up the Concerto it has been placed at the beginning of the tape instead of in the middle as was heard in the Forum. Music time: 29 min Collection Guide : USC Thornton School of Music records Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S....
Topics: californialightandsound, Music--Competitions--California--Los Angeles, Linn, Robert, USC Symphony...
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Note : In part 5 the levels are low until 00:03:15. Description : Three tapes of one day of several of "public sessions" reviewing the L.A.P.D. after the Rodney King beating. Collection Guide : The Independent Commission of the Los Angeles Police Department records Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions,...
Topics: californialightandsound, African Americans--Crimes against--California--Los Angeles,...
Source: 3 Tapes of 3: 1/8 inch audio cassette
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by First Century Families
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Series Title : First Century Families Description : Speakers: Dr. William S. Banowsky, Mrs. G. Allan Hancock Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
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by Vic Caesar Productions, Inc.
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Description : Campaign materials for Richard Nixon's 1968 presidential campaign Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright beyond that allowed...
Topic: californialightandsound
Source: 1 Disc of 1: LP Record (45)
Description : Armond Fields interviews Irving Foy in 1997. Irving Foy was the last of the "Seven Little Foys" vaudeville act. Collection Guide : Armond Fields American Theatre Collection Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for...
Topics: californialightandsound, Entertainers, Vaudeville, Interview, Los Angeles County (Calif.)
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
University of Southern California, USC Libraries, Special Collections
by Tepper, Sheila
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Note : Tone at beginning. Program begins at 00:00:44 Series Title : Backstage California Description : Backstage LA and Backstage California were weekly radio programs of in-depth interviews between artists of all disciplines, scholars, critics, and others exploring issues in the arts and humanities. In this show, Henry Hopkins, museum director, curator, teacher, gallery owner and writer, discusses Conversations on Art. Host: Henry Hopkins; Guest(s): MOCA, LACMA, LA International. Collection :...
Topics: californialightandsound, Art, American--California--20th century, Hopkins, Henry, 1928-2009,...
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
Note : Program starts at 00:00:34 after bars and tone. Source : 1 Tape of 1: MiniDV Collection Guide : Robert H. Timme interviews Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of...
Topics: californialightandsound, Architects--United States--Biography, Architecture, Modern--20th century,...
University of Southern California, USC Libraries, Special Collections
by Republican Central Committee
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Note : Agnew speech begins 00:37:33. Additional Description : Note on original label: Address by Vice President Spiro Agnew. Hotel del Coronado - Coronado, CA August 16, 1969. First speaker on tape: Leslie E. Gehres, chairman, San Diego County Republican Central Committee. Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
University of Southern California, USC Libraries, Special Collections
by Los Angeles Corral of Westerners
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Note : No audio for first 30 minutes. Description : The first Westerners Corral was established in Chicago in 1944 with the aim of promoting the study and understanding of Western history. Soon, corrals were springing up all over the United States -- and even internationally -- with the Los Angeles Corral being established in 1946 by oil executive Homer Britzman -- who was also elected founding Sheriff. The last remaining founding member, Glen Dawson, was one of the L.A. Corral's early Sheriffs...
Topic: californiarevealed
University of Southern California, USC Libraries, Special Collections
by First Century Families
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Note : Cut in tape from 00:07:14-00:07:30 on Part 2. Additional Title : Note on original container: Mr. W. W. Robinson Mr. Thomas Workman Temple Mrs. Florence Dodson Schoneman Mr. Fred Hathaway Bixby Series Title : First Century Families Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
University of Southern California, USC Libraries, Special Collections
by Los Angeles Corral of Westerners
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Note : Content begins abruptly. Description : The first Westerners Corral was established in Chicago in 1944 with the aim of promoting the study and understanding of Western history. Soon, corrals were springing up all over the United States -- and even internationally -- with the Los Angeles Corral being established in 1946 by oil executive Homer Britzman -- who was also elected founding Sheriff. The last remaining founding member, Glen Dawson, was one of the L.A. Corral's early Sheriffs and...
Topic: californiarevealed
Note : Program contains blank areas between recorded material. Low audio levels as in original recording. Collection Guide : Peter Shneidre papers Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or...
Topics: californialightandsound, American poetry--20th century, Poets, American--20th century, Braverman,...
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Description : Herbert G. Klein, Nixon's Director of Communications, interviewed on Los Angeles radio station KHJ, during Nixon's presidency. Call Number : HGK 172.17 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
University of Southern California, USC Libraries, Special Collections
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Description : The Composition Forum (also referred to as the Composers Forum) was a regularly scheduled event that featured prominent guest composers and performers. Collection Guide : USC Thornton School of Music records Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This...
Topics: californialightandsound, Music--Competitions--California--Los Angeles, Kohs, Ellis B., 1916-2000,...
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
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Description : End of spring series. Coordinator: Dr. Anthony Vazzana; recording by Steve Markham. The Composition Forum (also referred to as the Composers Forum) was a regularly scheduled event that featured prominent guest composers and performers. Collection Guide : USC Thornton School of Music records Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase...
Topics: californialightandsound, Music--Competitions--California--Los Angeles, Los Angeles (Calif.)
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Description : Herbert G. Klein being interviewed on KCBS radio during Nixon's presidency. Additional Description : Note on original label: KCBS Radio San Francisco Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
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by First Century Families
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Note : High amount of hum, hiss, feedback, distortion as on original tape, especially on Part 1. Content ends abruptly. Additional Title : Note on original container: Mr. Charles Edward Parker Series Title : First Century Families Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and...
Topic: californialightandsound
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
University of Southern California, USC Libraries, Special Collections
by First Century Families
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Note : High amount of buzz on tape. Tape cuts out from 00:12:57 - 00:13:11 on Part 2. Additional Title : Note on original container: Dr. Glen S. Dumke Series Title : First Century Families Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Note : Speed issues at the beginning of part 1 due to recording error. Description : Two sermons by Reverend Allan A. Hunter taped in 1962. Part 1: The Uses of Conflict, Part 2: Learning to Live With Change Collection Guide : Allan A. Hunter papers Rights : Public domain. No restrictions on use. Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
Topics: californialightandsound, Sermons, American--20th Century--Archival resources, Religion, Hollywood...
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
University of Southern California, USC Libraries, Special Collections
by First Century Families
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Note : Phasing on tape, program recorded at low level. Series Title : First Century Families Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright beyond...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
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by First Century Families
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Note : Phasing present on tape. Additional Title : Note on original container; Mrs. Charles Michel Masson, Presiding Mr. Hancock Banning III, Master of Ceremonies Mr. Edwin Harbach, The Story of Rancho San Felipe Mr. Gabriel Carlos Duque, Reminiscences of the Rancho Series Title : First Century Families Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
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by First Century Families
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Note : Echo and room noise. Speed fluctuations at beginning and end of Part 2. Series Title : First Century Families Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette